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Thursday, September 10, 2015 N/Warren Town and County News Page Three NORWALK PARKS & RECREATION DEPARTMENT OFFICE INFORMATION Pick up registration forms 24 hours a day at the Parks and Recreation office or print them off our website: www.norwalk.iowa.gov. You can mail registration forms, place them in our drop box or walk in. Our of- fice is located at 1100 Chatham Ave. (Public Safety Bldg.). Office hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday thru Fri- day. The drop box is open 24/7! If you have any ques- tions, call us at 981-9206. Online registration is avail- able (See website: www.norwalk.iowa.gov). UPCOMING REGISTRATIONS Fitness: Stepbench Early Bird Yoga Circuit, through September 11; American Sign Language, through Sep- tember 11; Jr Warrior Chef's Club, through September 18; Ballroom and Line Dancing, September 14 through September 25; Mad Science of Iowa, September 14 through October 2; Craft Club, September 14 through October 2; Basketball: 5th & 6th, September 14 through September 25; Basketball: Little Dribblers (PK & K), Sep- tember 14 through September 25; **lst-4th grade bas- ketball registration in November**. Community Ed: Bat House, September 14 through September 25; Adult Pick- up Basketball, September 14 through September 25. NON-REGISTRATION EVENTS Senior Exercise, Mondays and Thursdays, 10 a.m. at Norwalk Christian Church. PARKS AND REC COMMISSION MEETING Public is invited, Oct. 7, 6 p.m. at City Hall. AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE American Sign Language (ASL) is the dominant sign language of the Deaf Americans. ASL is a manual lan- guage or visual language, meaning that the information is expressed not with communication of sounds but with combinations of hand shapes, palm orientations, move- ments of the hands, arms and body, location in relation to the body, and facial expressions. With this beginning class you can learn foundation skills allowing you to communicate with people who cannot hear. Class will consist of Fingerspelling, Basic structure of ASL, Fam- ily/People, Number and Time signs, Foods, Basic use of Classifiers, and other topics as requested. Registration Dates: Through September 11; Program Dates: Septem- ber 15, 22, 29, October 6, 13, 20; Days: Tuesday Times: 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m.; Location: Norwalk Public Safety; Cost: $15 residents/S17.25 non-resident Instructor: Ashlee Seibert; Minimum/maximum: 5/10. STEP BENCH AEROBICS/INTERVAL Step aerobics/Interval is a class of high energy aero- bic routines interspersed with intense cardio segments and followed by a recovery period. Class will improve cardio conditioning. This class is for any fitness level and can be adjusted to a low or high impact class de- pending on the level of fitness you are. Registration Dates: Through September 11; Dates: Mondays, Sept. 14, 21, 28, Oct. 5, 12, 19, 26; Time: 6:15-7:15 p.m.; Loca- tion: Oviatt Multi-purpose Room; Cost: $24.50 resident/ $28.20 non-resident; Minimum/maximum: 10/30. YOGA CLASS Yoga is for everyone! It increases strength, flexibility, and balance for both body and mind. Regular yoga prac- BANI< rice can help to improve circulation, digestion and pos- ture, stimulate the immune system, decrease stress level boost self-esteem and create a sense of calmness and well-being, Please bring your own mat, towel & water. Come in with an open mind and open heart. This class could fill up, so register now! Instructor: Bethanie Lafferty, Certified Yoga Instructor Registration Dates: Through September 11; Dates: Mondays, Sept. 14, 21, 28, Oct. 5, 12, 19, 26; Time: 7:30-8:30 p.m.; Location: Oviatt Multi-purpose Room; Cost: $45.25 resident/ $52.00 non-resident; Minimum/maximum: 8/15. CIRCUIT SENSATION Are you ready for this new workout that is athletic, intense and more fun than a three-ring circus??!! Using the motivational power of teamwork and competition in combination with the balance challenges presented by the Bosu balance workout, you will discover how to change ordinary circuit workouts into extraordinary workouts. The class will also use jump ropes, medicine balls, mini hurdles and weighted bars. Registration Dates: Through September 11; Dates: Wednesdays: Sept. 16, 23, 30, Oct. 7, 14, 21, 28 Time: 6:15 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. Location: Oviatt Multi-purpose Room Cost: $24.50 resident/S28.20 non-resident; Minimum/maximum: 10/ 30. EARLY BIRD BODY S( ULPTING For those of you who get up with the chickens, join- ing these early morning classes will work you on ulti- mate body sculpting, Pilates and Chico Metrics. This class is designed to maximize core strength, firm and tone your butt, thighs and arms. The class will use dumb- bells and dynabands that will put you to the test with added intensity. Registration Dates: Through Septem- ber 11; Dates: Tues/Thurs: Sept. 15, 17, 22, 24, 29, Oct. 1 6, 8, 13, 15, 20, 22, 27, 29; Time: 5:30-6:15 a.m.; Location: Norwalk Easter Public Library ICN Room; Cost: $49 resident/S56.40 non resident. JR WARRIOR CHEFS CLUBS Young chefs cooking can be,quite creative,/ul Of dis- cover and a whole lot of fun! One afternoon a week join Andy Mogle at the High School foods kitchen for a fun time of making healthy after school snacks. Come and enjoy learning how to prepare special treats that you can take home to the family and prepare for them. Registration: Through September 18; Dates - Mondays: Sept. 21, 28, Oct. 5, 12, 19, 26; Time: 4 - 5:30 p.m.; Loca- tion: Norwalk HS Food/Nutrition Classroom; Cost: $45 residents/S51.75 non-residents; Minimum/maximum: 12/20 students. EARLY OUT CRAFT CLUB Get out your glue and imaginations for this program. Children in 3rd through 5th grades at Lakewood el- ementary are invited to join. They meet once a month after school on early out Wednesdays to make special arts and crafts projects. Instructor: Nancy Kuehl. Reg- istration: September 14 through January 22; Time: 1:30 to 4:15 p.m.; Dates: October 7, November 18, December 2, January 6, February 3, March 2; Location: Lakewood Art room; Cost per class: $12 Norwalk residents, $13.80 non-residents; Minimum/maximum: 6/24 EARLY OUT CREATIVE ART CLASSES Lucinda Sperr36 Art Love Studio, will lead the class in various art projects. Students at Oviatt elementary are welcome to participate but will need to find their own transportation to Lakewood Elementary. Register for all classes at once or one at a time. Registration: Sep- tember 28 through March 4; Location: Lakewood Art Room; Cost per class: $12 Norwalk residents, $13.80 non-residents; Minimum/maximum: 6/24. October 14 - clay fairy or troll house November 11- cardboard mascot head December16- painted twig tree sculpture January 13-sharpie tie dye shirts February 10- recycled heart sculptures March 9- acrylic paint party. MAD SCIENCE OF IOWA These mini sessions will be offered during the school year for students in K-5th grade. We will meet at the Norwalk Easter Library. Grade K-2 wil! do 'Sampling Science' the first semester and 'ForensiCs Science' sec- ond s ester. Grades 3-5 will d0 !Fore ics Science' first a+then 'Sampling Science' s e 0fifl. Registration: September 14 through October 2; Location: Norwalk Easter Library; Cost per session: $68 Norwalk residents/ $78.20 non-resident; Dates: Session 1 - October 8, 29, November 5; Session 2 - January 14, 21, 28; Session 3 - April 7, 14, 21; Time: 3:30 to 5:30 p.m.; Minimum/maxi- mum: 10/18. 5TH AND 6TH GRADE BOYS/GIRLS BASKETBALL This program is for boys girls in 5th and 6th grades. This is a coed team unless we have enough to assign mto boy/girl teams. League ~ll pra tice one nigh a week and play games on Saturdays. Volunteer coaches will be needed for the program. Cost: $39.50 for Norwalk residents and $45.40 for non-residents; Grade: 5th and 6th grade coed/boys; Location: Oviatt Gym, Practice: Tuesday/Thursday at Oviatt, Game Time: 2:00, 3:00, Dates: November 7, 14, 21, December 5, 12, 18; Regis- tration: September 14 25., Grade; 5,th and 6th grade girls (if needed), Location:.Ov att. Gym, Practic, e:-Tuesday/ Thursday at Oviatt, Game Time: 4:00, 5:00, Dates: No- vember 7, 14, 21, December 5, 12, 18, Registration: Sep- tember 14-25. LITTLE DRIBBLERS This program is for boys and girls in Preschool (4 & 5 years olds) and Kindergarten. This activity teaches the beginning fundamentals of basketball. Cost $33.75 for Norwalk residents and $38.80' for non-resi;dents. Grade: Preschool Boys and Girls, Location: Oviatt Gym, Practice Times: 9:00 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 10:00 a.m., 10:30 a.m., Dates: October 31, November 7, 14, 21, December 5, 12, Registration: September 14-25. Grade: Kindergarten Boys and Girls, Location: Oviatt Gym, Practice Times: 11:00 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 12:30 p.m., Dates: Oc- tober 31, November 7, 14, 21, December 5, 12, Registra- tion: September 14-25. ***Special note: lst-4th grade basketball registration is in November** BALLROOM DANCING You could be the next dancer on 'Dancing with the Stars'! For the next six weeks put a little zest in your evenings by learning dances such as Foxtrot, Waltz, Swing, Triple Time Swing, Rumba, or Cha-cha. No ex- perience needed to get started, but a partner is required. Come on out and have a little fun and exercise too! Reg- istration Dates: September 14 through 25; Program Dates: October 1, 8, 22, 29, November 12, 19; Days: Thursdays; Time: 6:45 to 7:45 p.m.; Location: St John's Concluded p. 11 EMC. In, umm '+ C .npanies COMMII-FED TO OUR CUSTOMERS AND OUR COMMUNITY. Home Office: Des Ivloines, IA C~_ www.emcimurance.com I"